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Resources to check out…

Interesting Organizations…

MaRS Institute http://www.marsdd.com/aboutmars/

Ontario Nonprofit Network   http://ontariononprofitnetwork.ca/

SEE change http://www.seechangemagazine.ca/about-us

SiG Waterloo http://sig.uwaterloo.ca/feature/ilse-treurnicht-innovators-in-action-…

Centre for Social Innovation http://socialinnovation.ca/

Anima Leadership http://animaleadership.com/

 

Excellent Reading Material…

Civic Engagement Material for not-for-profits http://www.democracyeducation.net/Lessons.html
http://www.enterprisingnonprofits.ca/guide_download?sid=989

Ontario Policy Paper for Social Innovation http://ontariosiwiki.marsdd.com/index.php/Policy_Paper
http://socialinnovation.ca/networkevaluation

Public Policy Forum Paper for Non-Profits http://www.ppforum.ca/publications/adapting-and-thriving

Desk Mag http://www.deskmag.com/en/global-study-coworking-spaces-169

Social and Development Innovations http://www.sedi.org/html/resources/toolkits.asp

 

Webinars and videos on social change and entrepreneurship…

Social Finance Best Practices: Anshula Chowdhury
http://socialfinance.ca/blog/post/video-social-finance-best-practices-anshula-chowdhury?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+social-finance+%28SocialFinance.ca%29

SiG Social Impact Webinar Series http://sigeneration.ca/?EventID=280117450&FirstName=Annie&LastName=O%27Donoghue&Email=annie%4010carden.ca&EnrollmentID=

 

Video Clips…

Brene Brown: The Power of Vulnerability

http://www.ted.com/talks/brene_brown_on_vulnerability.html

John Hunter on the World Peace Game:

Andy Hobsbawm says Do the green thing:
http://dft.ba/-YBS

RSA Animate – Changing Education Paradigms:

RSA Animate – Choice:

Where good ideas come from:

Jian Ghomeshi interviews david suzuki:

TED: Windmills not oil spills   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8tk9geHyXjI

Battling Kenyan waste:

Life in the slum:

How rap fueled the arab spring uprising:
http://worldblog.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2011/09/15/7758131-how-rap-music-fueled-the-arab-spring-uprisings

 

Books for your reading pleasure…

Tipping Point. Malcolm Gladwell

Network Evaluation: Cultivating Healthy Networks for Social Change – CSI Book

Top 10 Business books of the year http://www.forcesforgood.net/